Contact Ana via Cranium Cafe

Languages Spoken

English

Favorite Song

Whew... too many to choose from! What's playing now: Queen and David Bowie - Under Pressure. "Why can't we give ourselves one more chance. Why can't we give love that one more chance."

Most Memorable Campus Experience

Again... too many to choose from! Lol. Top of mind: Hosting a successful Spring 2020 accreditation site visit alongside co-lead Dr. John Hannigan, while shelter-in-place orders were rolling out on campus and throughout Santa Clara county.

First Year at West Valley

2016

Institutional Service

2020 - Present, President - West Valley College Classified Senate

2018 - Present, Classified Accreditation Liaison Officer

2016 - Present, Puente Mentor

2018 - 2020, Vice President - West Valley College Classified Senate

2016 - 2017, Senator - West Valley College Classified Senate

2016 - 2019, Student Enrollment Advisor - West Valley College Admissions & Records

Committees

2017 - Present, Guided Pathways Task Force

2018 - Present, Accreditation and Institutional Effectiveness Committee

2020 - Present, Anti-Racism and Inclusion Task Force

2020 - Present, BRAC

2020 - Present, Caring Campus Committee

2020 - Present, DEI Commission

2020 - Present, Education and Facilities Master Plan 2026

2017 - 2019, Professional Development Committee

2017 - 2019, Student Services Building Committee

2016 - 2017, Student Success Team

Education

BA, Literature & Education
University of California Santa Cruz

Biography

Ana joined the West Valley College community in 2016. In her roles at West Valley College, she is interested in examining and supporting institutional resources that evidence and promote student equity, student success and employee development.

Last Updated 3/2/21